Microsoft created a fake bank and an inheritance store in New York that worked just like those online phishing scam. This was for an IE ad.
Google engineers have posted a detailed explanation saying that the recent domain hijacking related incidents were due to phishing and not because of any security flaws in the Gmail software.
TwitterRank, a ranking algorithm for Twitter users which currently tops the Twitter search topics, is an elaborate but probably harmless prank.
From US-Cert: Because there are certain characters that may appear to be the same but have different ASCII codes (for example, the Cyrillic "a" and the Latin "a"), an attacker may be able to "spoof" a web page URL.
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Amit Agarwal is a web geek and founder of Digital Inspiration, a popular tech & how-to website since 2004 ..read more